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Arboretum Wespelaar is OPEN to the public on Wednesdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m until November 15th included. Wearing a face mask is mandatory inside the visitor centre. The cafetaria is currently closed. Scroll down on this homepage for more information or click on "Practical information").

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Search for woody plants in the database of the Arboretum Wespelaar or in the BelTrees database

Identification keys and illustrations

By Jan De Langhe, dendrologist at Ghent University Botanical Garden, in collaboration with Arboretum Wespelaar
 

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Arboretum Wespelaar is OPEN to the public on Wednesdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m until November 15th, included. 

The visitor centre is open. We therefore kindly ask our visitors (both regular visitors and annual ticket holders) to come by the reception before entering the Arboretum. Wearing a face mask is mandatory inside the visitor building. The cafeteria is currently closed. We count on your sense of responsibility and ask you to continue respecting the safety measures (wearing face masks, keeping distance, no gatherings, washing hands, ...) to keep our staff and other visitors safe and healthy.

Autumn colours on the Artois Meadow

Autumn colours around the Artois Pond

Autumn colours in the Marnef Wood

Autumn colours in the Marnef Wood

Autumn in the Werner Wood

Autumn in the Woodland Garden

Cornus controversa

Cotinus 'Peter's Purple'

Franklinia alatamaha

Quercus phellos

Quercus stellata

Zelkova serrata

Info

Arboretum Wespelaar : only collection in Belgium with Level 4 accrediation by ArbNet

High resolution images identification keys